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Northeastern Wilderness High Points - Multiple Ascents Grid

Showing all of Sandy Sherman's ascent dates (max 10 rounds) (Overall: 4 out of 45, or 8.89%)

RankGeographyPeak Elev-Ft  Prom-Ft TotalRound 1
(4)
Round 2
(3)
Round 3
(1)
Round 4
(1)
Round 5
(1)
Round 6
(1)
1.Great GulfGreat Gulf Wilderness High Point59060       
2.Presidential Range-Dry RiverBoott Spur5492981 2016-09-04      
3.High PeaksMount Marcy53444914       
4.PemigewassetMount Lafayette524033206 2015-10-11  2016-09-17  2016-11-12  2017-08-12  2018-02-27  2019-06-15 
5.Wild RiverCarter Dome483228212 2015-11-07  2018-06-10     
6.Dix MountainDix Mountain48232789       
7.Giant MountainGiant Mountain46262953       
8.Mckenzie MountainWhiteface Mountain-Southwest Slope42650       
9.Slide MountainSlide Mountain41803280       
10.Sandwich RangeNorth Tripyramid416013202 2015-06-14  2017-09-09     
11.Hunter-West Kill MountainHunter Mountain40402140       
12.Windham-Blackhead RangeBlack Dome39802060       
13.Sentinel RangeKilburn Mountain38811683       
14.West Canada LakePanther Mountain38621184       
15.Indian HeadPlateau Mountain38401760       
16.BreadloafBread Loaf Mountain38351415       
17.Hoffman NotchHoffman Mountain37041952       
18.Big IndianBig Indian Mountain3700500       
18.GlastenburyGlastenbury Mountain-West Slope37000       
20.Blue RidgeWakely Mountain-North Slope36810       
21.Jay MountainSaddleback Mountain36151253       
22.Peru PeakPeru Peak34251467       
23.Joseph BattellGillespie Peak33661183       
23.Siamese PondsBig Range33661201       
25.Silver LakeHamilton Mountain32481496       
26.Big BranchMount Tabor3051227       
27.Lye BrookLye Brook Meadows Peak2941301       
28.Pigeon LakeWest Mountain29131122       
29.Caribou-Speckled MountainSpeckled Mountain29061486       
30.George D. AikenAiken-yaw Mountain2618218       
31.Pharaoh LakePharaoh Mountain25561596       
32.Five PondsHitchins Pond Peak2463721       
33.Ha-de-ron-dahHa-de-ron-dah Wilderness High Point2359419       
34.Bristol CliffsSouth Mountain2325705       
35.William C. WhitneyAntediluvian Mountain2323503       
36.Round LakeLost Pond Peak2264252       
37.PepperboxTwin Ponds Peak2172207       
38.Hickory CreekHickory Creek Wilderness High Point1900        
39.Allegheny IslandsCrulls Island High Point115010       
40.Moosehorn-Baring UnitBald Mountain-South Peak400181       
41.Great Swamp National Wildlife RefugeGreat Swamp Refuge High Point2800       
42.MoosehornMoosehorn Wilderness High Point2000       
43.Otis Pike Fire Island High DuneFire Island Wilderness High Point45        
44.MonomoyMonomoy Island High Point3030       
45.BrigantineBrigantine Refuge High Point13        

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About the Multiple Ascent Grid:

  • This table grid shows all peaks on a given list, and all ascents done by Sandy Sherman, up to 10 ascents per peak.
  • While many peakbaggers do not like to repeat ascents, some will try to do multiple "laps" or "rounds" of a favorite list, often one close to home.
  • The header for each ascent column shows, in parentheses, the total number of peaks climbed in each "round", and clicking the header link will sort your ascents for that round.
  • Due to space limitations, this listing has just the basic peak info, so up to ten date columns can be shown. Please use the main peak list (linked above) for more basic info and functionality.
  • Some climbers will log two ascents of the same peak on the same day--for example, when doing an out-and-back ridge run with other ascents sandwiched between two of the same peak. Some might not consider these to be two separate ascents for the purposes of doing multiple rounds. Clicking on the "Count a peak only once per day" link in the header will collapse multiple ascents of a peak on a single day into just one ascent for this grid list.

List Description

Wilderness areas are large tracts of land where resource extraction, roads, structures, and motors of any kind are forbidden. The only intrusion of man permitted is foot travel and low-impact camping. They represent the last sanctuaries of the primeval world left in our developed country, and most of them are in the high mountains.

This list shows the highest points in designated Wilderness Areas in New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. These include the federally designated Wilderness Areas on National Forest and Wildlife Refuge land, plus the New York state Department of Conservation Wilderness Areas in the Adirondacks and Catskills. These two ranges are unique in the US in being managed by a state agency, not a federal one, and the state wildernesses are functionally equivalent to the federal ones. So it made sense to include their high points on this list.

Note that the boundaries of many Wilderness Areas are indistinct and not always shown accurately on topographic maps. In addition, many Wilderness high points are "liners" or "slope points" located where a boundary is excluding a summit area that has road or tower development. So finding the exact point for many of these summits may be difficult, and being sure of reaching them may require independent research. In some cases, where a wilderness boundary came very close to a prominent undeveloped summit, that summit is assumed to be the wilderness high point even if the official boundary may be a few feet away.

 


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